H205 און - Strong's Hebrew Lexicon Number

From an unused root perhaps meaning properly to pant (hence to exert oneself, usually in vain; to come to naught); strictly nothingness; also trouble, vanity, wickedness; specifically an idol

KJV Usage: affliction, evil, false, idol, iniquity, mischief, mourners (-ing), naught, sorrow, unjust, unrighteous, vain, vanity, wicked (-ness.)

Compare H369.

Brown-Driver-Briggs' Hebrew Definitions



1. trouble, wickedness, sorrow
a. trouble, sorrow
b. idolatry
c. trouble of iniquity, wickedness
Origin: from an unused root perhaps meaning properly, to pant (hence, to exert oneself, usually in vain
TWOT: 48a
Parts of Speech: Noun Masculine

1) trouble, wickedness, sorrow
1a) trouble, sorrow
1b) idolatry
1c) trouble of iniquity, wickedness

View how H205 און is used in the Bible

First 30 of 78 occurrences of H205 און

Numbers 23:21 nothingness
Deuteronomy 26:14 of it in my panting,
1 Samuel 15:23 is as nothingness
Job 4:8 nothingness,
Job 5:6 Although nothingness
Job 11:11 nothingness
Job 11:14 If nothingness
Job 15:35 vanity,
Job 21:19 his nothingness
Job 22:15 which panting
Job 31:3 of nothingness?
Job 34:8 of nothingness,
Job 34:22 of nothingness
Job 34:36 for panting
Job 36:10 from nothingness.
Job 36:21 not nothingness:
Psalms 5:5 of nothingness.
Psalms 6:8 of nothingness;
Psalms 7:14 with nothingness,
Psalms 10:7 and vanity.
Psalms 14:4 of nothingness
Psalms 28:3 of nothingness,
Psalms 36:3 are nothingness
Psalms 36:4 nothingness
Psalms 36:12 of nothingness
Psalms 41:6 nothingness
Psalms 53:4 of nothingness
Psalms 55:3 nothingness
Psalms 55:10 nothingness
Psalms 56:7 by nothingness?

Distinct usage

9 nothingness
8 of nothingness
5 nothingness,
5 of nothingness,
4 of nothingness.
4 nothingness.
3 of nothingness;
2 of nothingness?
2 of nothingness:
2 vanity,
1 and vanity.
1 shall come to nought.
1 vanity;
1 and the unrighteous
1 vanity:
1 is as nothingness
1 from nothingness.
1 not nothingness:
1 with nothingness,
1 by nothingness?
1 and let not any nothingness
1 nothingness:
1 it is nothingness,
1 for nothingness
1 Is there nothingness
1 me nothingness,
1 of it in my panting,
1 Although nothingness
1 which panting
1 in panting:
1 of panters;
1 and panting;
1 a panting
1 no nothingness.
1 panting
1 There shall no nothingness
1 his nothingness
1 for panting
1 Behold, they are all vanity;
1 are nothingness
1 If nothingness
1 How long shall thy vain
1 to any panting
1 upon them their own nothingness,

Corresponding Greek Words

aven G94 adikos
aven G458 anomia
aven G459 a nomos
aven G765 asebes
aven G824 a topos
aven G878 aphron
aven G1112 goggusmos
aven G2556 kakos
aven G2756 kenos
aven G2873 kopos
aven G3152 mataios
aven G3155 maten
aven G3449 mochthos
aven G3601 odune
aven G3997 penthos
aven G4189 poneria
aven G4192 ponos
aven G5225 huparcho

Related words


H202 און 'ôn
Probably from the same as H205 (in the sense of effort, but successful); ability, power, (figuratively) wealth

KJV Usage: force, goods, might, strength, substance.

H206 און 'âven
The same as H205; idolatry; Aven, the contemptuous synonym of three places, one in Coele Syria, one in Egypt (On), and one in Palestine (Bethel)

KJV Usage: Aven. See also H204, H1007.

H1007 בּית און bêyth 'âven
בּית און
bêyth 'âven
bayth aw'-ven
From H1004 and H205; house of vanity; Beth-Aven, a place in Palestine

KJV Usage: Beth-aven.

H1126 בּן־אוני ben - 'ônı̂y
ben - 'ônı̂y
From H1121 and H205; son of my sorrow; Ben Oni, the original name of Benjamin

KJV Usage: Ben-oni.

H8383 תּאן te 'ûn
te 'ûn
From H205; naughtiness, that is, toil

KJV Usage: lie.

H369 אין 'ayin

As if from a primitive root meaning to be nothing or not exist; a non-entity; generally used as a negative particle

KJV Usage: else, except, fail [father-] less, be gone, in [-curable], neither, never, no (where), none, nor (any, thing), not, nothing, to nought, past, un [-searchable], well-nigh, without,

Compare H370.

H370 אין 'ayin
Probably identical with H369 in the sense of query (compare H336); where ? (only in connection with prepositional prefix, whence)

KJV Usage: whence, where.

H371 אין 'ı̂yn
Apparently a shortened form of H369; but (like H370) interrogitive; is it not?

KJV Usage: not